Harriet Tubman

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Important Events and Ideas

  • She was born in 1820 in Dorchester County, Maryland.
  • She died on March 10, 1913. In Auburn, New York. Of the age 93 years old.
  • In 1857 she led her parents to freedom.

"Did you know..." Factoids

  • "Did you know"....She threatened to kill anyone who wanted to turn back on there way to freedom.
  • "Did you know"....If she got captured the reward 40,00 dollars.
  • "Did you know"....She got hit in the head with a metal club at age 12.

"I wonder...." Questions

  • I wonder if she ever got caught?
  • I wonder how she died?
  • I wonder if she ever used her gun?

What I think about this person

  • I think this person is very exciting because she worked at a lot of jobs.
  • I think she is neat because she helped 300 slaves.

Connections

  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Frederick Douglass



Websites

  • www.harriettubmanhome.org